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Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories

Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories

In Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories, twelve of Australia’s best writers from the LGBTQ+ community are brought together a ground-breaking collection of YA short stories. This…

Debut Australian author Jannali Jones pens stunning first release out August 1

Debut Australian author Jannali Jones pens stunning first release out August 1

 My Father’s Shadow is a riveting, unputdownable YA thriller. I rarely say this, but I simply couldn’t stop reading it. High praise, particularly since this…

LoveOzYA is Here to Stay!

LoveOzYA is Here to Stay!

The LoveOzYA Committee is excited to announce that, thanks to the overwhelming enthusiasm and support of the Australian YA community, LoveOzYA is back and here…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Jennifer Lane

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Jennifer Lane

Australian-born, New-Zealand-based author Jennifer Lane’s debut novel ‘All Our Secrets’ was the winner of the 2018 Ngaio Marsh Award for Best First Novel.  Let’s go…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Kate Gordon

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Kate Gordon

Kate Gordon is the author of six books, including her latest novel ‘Girl Running, Boy Falling’, which is out now through Rhiza Edge.  Let’s go…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Michael Gerard Bauer

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Michael Gerard Bauer

Michael Gerard Bauer is an award-winning Australian author of children’s and YA fiction. His books, including The Running Man and Don’t Call Me Ishmael, are…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Beau Kondos

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Beau Kondos

Beau Kondos is a Melbourne based finance guy by day, fantasy writer by night and ‘a bit of a geek’ all the time. His self-published…

Younger Young Writers’ Program 2018

Younger Young Writers’ Program 2018

The Younger Young Writers’ Program is a series of sessions for high school and university students, as part of the National Young Writers’ Festival. Sessions…

Black Cockatoo- Aboriginal Novella

Black Cockatoo- Aboriginal Novella

Black Cockatoo by Carl Merrison and Hakea Hustler (Magabala Books 2018) has just launched with a comprehensive, Australian Curriculum aligned teacher resource package. The novella weaves…